When I go to events, there’s one question I am asked more frequently than any other…and it has nothing to do with jewelry.
“But…how do you make money blogging?”
The delivery varies. Some people ask aggressively because they’re uncomfortable in the face of something they don’t understand, or they can’t accept the changing times that my business represents. Others ask the question with awe or hope, and I wonder if they’re holding a blogging dream in their own hearts.
Most of the time, they’re just genuinely curious. They don’t understand how Diamonds in the Library can be my full time job, and they want to learn.
I’m a big fan of understanding things, and honestly, I also think blogging is fascinating – why else would I have been doing it for nearly 5 years? So I’m going to satisfy your curiosity and just lay everything all out here for you to see.
Here’s how I make money blogging:
The short answer is that I do a whole lot of different little things which – most months – add up to an income. Keep reading for all the details!